See below for a selection of male and
female Puerto Rican
Baby name's to choose from! Still
unsure? Then check out over 50,000
other Puerto Rican
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Importance of First Names!
respond to our name throughout our lives. People associate us
with our first name, it forms part of our identity. They help to
distinguish us from one to another. Other people gain
immediate and sometimes totally subconscious views of people,
just from hearing a name they can therefore give us a distinct
advantage in life, or conversely, a disadvantage! The choice of
an Puerto Rican Baby name is, therefore, incredibly important.
And those of us who choose a baby's name are taking on a
Origins of Puerto Rican
The origins of Puerto Rican naming
traditions include the use of place names,
those related to
mythology and history, origins from colours, plants and
other types of nature, Fictional origins, historical origins, characteristic
and religious origins. We then move on to the
genre which can be classed as Descriptive, Place, Speciality and finally unique (or created
name's) Placenames were used or added as a second surname, preceded by the word "de" or "del" ("from" or "from
the") for example "del Monte" ("from the mountain").
What Puerto Rican
baby name shall I give to my baby?
Will the Puerto Rican baby
name suit my
baby? Should it be traditional, unusual, unique, exotic, popular
or cool? Will it be suitable throughout all life phases ( "A Name isn't just for a birthday - it's for life!").
Will it be appropriate throughout a full life cycle starting with baby - toddler - school child - teenager - young adults - parents - middle age - retirement and
ending with old age. Will it suit a pensioner as well as a baby? Will the schoolchild be teased
mercilessly about a name? What will your baby think of your choice?
is at hand when making a choice from Puerto Rican baby names!
The various sections included in www. babynames.
org. uk accessed
via the Site Map will provide answers
to all of your questions regarding the choice of first names.
And our exclusive Name Evaluator
will help you avoid any of the many pitfalls!
to know more?
information about names and Genealogy can be found by clicking
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